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Broken

Total Quotes : 364
Trust Always

There is always a certain leap of faith that editors have made with their nonfiction writers. If the trust is broken, things can get very embarrassing for the writers and the publisher.

- A. Scott Berg

Waiting Fix

God is waiting for us, to forgive us all, and what is broken, he'll fix.

- Aaron Neville

Always Kid

I was always in hospital as a kid: I had a tumour on my knee, lots of broken bones. I loved climbing trees.

- Abbey Lee Kershaw

Power Which

Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

- Abigail Adams

Feel Rather

If a man is tongue-tied, don't laugh at him, but, rather, feel pity for him, as you would for a man with broken legs.

- Abraham Cahan

Love Pain

We live in bodies that are fearfully and wonderfully made, yet they are not immune to illness and pain. We have hearts that are capable of experiencing great love, but sometimes they get broken.

- Adam Hamilton

Searching Crucial

The truth is, there's an information blockade in America, and it must be broken. In order to find crucial facts, numbers and outside perspectives, a person must spend an hour searching and cross-searching on the computer.

- Adam McKay

Want World Record

You don't want people thinking you're a cheat just because you're really fast and have broken the world record by a second.

- Adam Peaty

Love I Write

I don't write songs about a specific, elusive thing. I write about love, and everyone knows what it is like to have your heart broken.

- Adele

Actor Monotony

Today I divide my day between being actor, producer and distributor, and the monotony is broken.

- Ajay Devgan

Over Deal

Infidelity is a deal breaker for me. I've broken up with people over it. You can't do monogamy 90 percent of the time.

- Alanis Morissette

Moving On Never

Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken.

- Albert Camus

Laws Number

Sergeant Bergdahl may have broken any number of military laws.

- Alex Berenson

Never Promise

A promise must never be broken.

- Alexander Hamilton

Too Lest

Do not be too hard, lest you be broken; do not be too soft, lest you be squeezed.

- Ali ibn Abi Talib

Pressure Then

My heart got broken so many times because I put so much pressure on it. And then... I got blindsided.

- Ali Larter

College Like

Don't ever dare to take your college as a matter of course - because, like democracy and freedom, many people you'll never know have broken their hearts to get it for you.

- Alice Miller

Reagan Displayed

When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1989, Reagan and Thatcher displayed Churchillian magnanimity towards Gorbachev's broken nation. Relations were never better. There was no triumphalism.

- Alistair Horne

Been Shattered

I've been dumped hard. My heart has been broken and shattered, and I've also been on the other end of that too.

- Allison Williams

About Them

Market design is about understanding the details of markets in sufficient detail so that we can help fix them when they are broken.

- Alvin E. Roth

Changes Break

It changes you a little bit every time you either break someone's heart or get your heart broken.

- Amanda Seyfried

Bone Bruise

It doesn't take a bruise or a broken bone for a child to be a victim of domestic violence. Kids who witness domestic violence are victims, too.

- Amy Klobuchar

Going Again

We've all fallen, but at the same time we're not broken. There is the hint that we are going to get up again.

- Amy Lee

Career Over

The moment when I broke my leg, when I realized my leg was broken, I thought my career was over.

- Anderson Silva

Ahead Devoted

I willingly devoted myself to my children and to my husband. I come from a broken home, and I decided a long time ago that I would put my family ahead of everything.

- Andie MacDowell

Guilt Having

The guilt I felt for having a mental illness was horrible. I prayed for a broken bone that would heal in six weeks. But that never happened. I was cursed with an illness that nobody could see and nobody knew much about.

- Andy Behrman

Pain Unanswered

If God can bring blessing from the broken body of Jesus and glory from something that's obscene as the cross, He can bring blessing from my problems and my pain and my unanswered prayer.

- Anne Graham Lotz

Die Which

All men die. You may say: 'Is that encouraging?' Surely yes, for when a man dies, his blunders, which are of the form, all die with him, but the things in him that are part of the life never die, although the form be broken.

- Annie Besant

Eggs Should

If you've broken the eggs, you should make the omelette.

- Anthony Eden

Communication Moon

Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.

- Anton Chekhov

Most Bind

The chains that bind us the most closely are the ones we have broken.

- Antonio Porchia

May Laws

I pray as follows: May justice reign, may the laws not be broken, may the wise men be poor, and the poor men rich, without sin.

- Apollonius of Tyana

World Boom

India's great economic boom, the arrival of the Internet and outsourcing, have broken the wall between provincial India and the world.

- Aravind Adiga

Mistake Receive

Make no mistake, if the payroll-tax cut is extended, it will become permanent. Social Security will become another welfare program as the tie between what someone pays and what they receive gets broken.

- Ari Fleischer

Words Accepted

If we divine a discrepancy between a man's words and his character, the whole impression of him becomes broken and painful; he revolts the imagination by his lack of unity, and even the good in him is hardly accepted.

- Charles Horton Cooley

Tears Tender

The tender heart, the broken and contrite spirit, are to me far above all the joys that I could ever hope for in this vale of tears.

- Charles Simeon

Doing Give

I don't do villains often enough. There are two approaches: give them sympathetic, reasonable motivations for doing the most unspeakable things, or get inside heads that are interestingly broken.

- Charles Stross

Forgiveness

Many promising reconciliations have broken down because while both parties come prepared to forgive, neither party come prepared to be forgiven.

- Charles Williams

Hope Thoughts

The human heart has hidden treasures, In secret kept, in silence sealed; The thoughts, the hopes, the dreams, the pleasures, Whose charms were broken if revealed.

- Charlotte Bronte

Love Wary

Being cynical isn't necessarily being negative or bitter. It's a person who is wary of mistaking love for something that it's not and getting their heart broken.

- Charlyne Yi

Couple Cried

A couple of girls I've signed autographs for have just cried or broken out into tears.

- Chaske Spencer

Rest Will

I'm mourning with the rest of the world for the talented, gorgeous, funny, intelligent John Forsythe but my heart is broken for the loss of my dear, dear friend and neighbor. I will miss him terribly.

- Cheryl Ladd

Good Words

It makes my heart sick when I remember all the good words and the broken promises.

- Chief Joseph

Concerned Some

Americans are rightly concerned about the security and the integrity of the nation's borders because the system is broken. Some are concerned about the possibility of terrorists crossing our borders and coming into our cities.

- Chris Cannon

Rather Than

I'd rather have a broken arm than a broken heart.

- Christie Brinkley

Love Excruciating

I think many people can relate to that excruciating pain of love gone wrong. I'd rather have a broken arm than a broken heart.

- Christie Brinkley

Glass Purchasing

I saw a boy of the crew purchasing javelins of them with bits of platters and broken glass.

- Christopher Columbus

Came I Came

I came from a broken family.

- Coco Martin

Every Day Realized

My heart was broken when I realized my daughter had a problem. I pray every day for her.

- Columba Bush

Very Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a very strange place. It's a place of broken dreams.

- Concha Buika

Glass Took

I took out a whole fireplace and put in broken glass and installed a burner underneath, so it looks like fire on ice. I did that in my bedroom suite. I'm pretty handy.

- Cory Monteith

Figure Ultimate

'Magneto' is a tragic figure. He is a man who has stared right into the face of ultimate evil... and he was broken into pieces by what he saw. When he healed, he healed stronger, but he also never fully recovered.

- Cullen Bunn

Could Actual

Realizing this, I knew that the actual space of a room could be broken down and played with by planting illusions of real light (electric light) at crucial junctures in the room's composition.

- Dan Flavin

How How Much

Broken Bells reminds me how much fun I have making music.

- Danger Mouse

Always Rooms

Almost always, when we have fights in movies, they're done in these strange rooms where nothing gets broken. It's almost like they're in padded cells.

- Daniel Espinosa

Reason Injunction

Like all writing rules, the injunction to start with the trouble can be broken, and it should be sometimes - if there's good reason.

- Darin Strauss

New Always

I was always the new kid in school, I'm the kid from a broken family, I'm the kid who had no dad showing up at the father-son stuff, I'm the kid that was using food stamps at the grocery store.

- Dave Mustaine

Waste Similar

Buckwheat may be planted later than any similar crop, and often does well on old meadows or waste land that can be broken after the more exacting crops are planted.

- David F. Houston

Commercial Confined

Neighbor is no longer confined to the vocabulary of the individual. It is a national word. Modern inventions have annihilated distance. Commercial relations have broken down barriers of race and religion, and the family of nations is a recognized fact.

- David Josiah Brewer

Think Appropriate

I think we've broken story after story that the rest of the media refused to break even when they had the story because they were scared of the story, or they just didn't think it was appropriate.

- David Talbot

Through Been

One of the great difficulties as you rise up through an organisation is that your prior competencies are exploded and broken apart by the territory you've been promoted into: the field of human identity.

- David Whyte

Away Lives

Divorce is a time of change. It really rocks a foundation of most people's lives. When we have our heart broken or our dreams taken away from us, it is a time of growth and change.

- Debbie Ford

Angel Looking

I'm just looking for an angel with a broken wing.

- Jimmy Page

Reminders Longer

I no longer want reminders of what was, what got broken, what got lost, what got wasted.

- Joan Didion

Immigration Needs

Our immigration system is a broken system that needs to be fixed. We need reform that provides hardworking people of good character with a real path towards citizenship.

- Joe Baca

Been Saved

Editing is where movies are made or broken. Many a film has been saved and many a film has been ruined in the editing room.

- Joe Dante

Organization Very

I feel very fortunate to have broken in with the Milwaukee Braves organization.

- Joe Torre

Fix Need

We need to save and strengthen and fix Medicare. Seniors realize Medicare is broken.

- John Barrasso

Tea Last

With Washington already broken, the last thing we need is a left-wing version of the Tea Party.

- John Delaney

Better Found

We have broken the cycle of dependency. People have found out they're better off working.

- John Engler

Give Laws

How many of you have broken no laws this month? That's the kind of society I want to build. I want a guarantee - with physics and mathematics, not with laws - that we can give ourselves real privacy of personal communications.

- John Gilmore

Both Sides Very

The violence had broken out in both sides, but our philosophy as a party was very, very clear.

- John Hume

Old Hugo

Everything about 'Hugo' to me is poignant, from the broken orphan to the old man losing his past to the fragility of film itself.

- John Logan

Happy Draw

I'm not interested in characters who aren't broken. I'm not interested in happy people. It just doesn't draw me as a writer.

- John Logan

Country Thus

Thus the whole country was broken into many shreds and patches of sovereignty.

- John Lothrop Motley

Hammer Practical

I am, it is safe to say, not a practical man. The few attempts I've made to hammer in a nail have ended in broken thumbs, burst pipes, and water spraying everywhere with the house on fire.

- John Niven

Think Boxes

As movers and the moved both know, books are heavy freight, the weight of refrigerators and sofas broken up into cardboard boxes. They make us think twice about changing addresses.

- John Updike

Very Dangers

My own will and desires were now very much broken, and my heart was with much earnestness turned to the Lord, to whom alone I looked for help in the dangers before me.

- John Woolman

Christ Which

Christ's fishermen should not meddle with men's law, for men' s law contains sharp stones and trees by which the net of God is broken, and the fish wend out of the world.

- John Wycliffe

Doing Some

You grow up a bit damaged or broken then you have some success but you don't know how to feel good about the work you're doing or the life you're leading.

- Johnny Depp

Over Fixing

I noticed that democracy was broken and tried to work on fixing that in Japan. Then I realized that it was broken all over the place and decided to work on that too.

- Joichi Ito

Glass Over

I'd crawl over broken glass for Elle MacPherson or Cindy Crawford.

- Jon Bon Jovi

Stupidity Face

My heart is broken in the face of the stupidity of my species.

- Joni Mitchell

How Saw

I did not realize how broken I was until I saw how broken Mama was.

- Jose Antonio Vargas

Immigration Means

A broken immigration system means broken families and broken lives.

- Jose Antonio Vargas

Think Everybody

I think everybody could agree that our immigration system is broken. We have not told the truth about it.

- Jose Antonio Vargas

May Always

A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.

- Joseph Hall

Rather Break

I've had my heart broken, and it's not fun. But I'd rather have my heart broken than break someone else's heart.

- Josh Hartnett

Southern Had

I had a Southern accent but I had broken it so hard.

- Josh Lucas

Some Awful Lot

I started buying bits of broken porcelain. I furnished our first flat with pieces of 'junk.' Some of that 'junk' is now worth an awful lot of money. What I was calling 'junk' in the '60s people wouldn't call 'junk' now.

- Judith Miller

Game Process

The video game story-development process is incredibly broken.

- Austin Grossman

Which Components

Fundamentally, we have broken our aerospace business into three parts - large parts which go into the wings and fuselage, components for jet engines, and specialised structural components for landing gear.

- Baba Kalyani

Immigration New

Building new roads and bridges creates jobs. Growing our exports creates jobs. Reforming our outdated tax system and our broken immigration system creates jobs.

- Barack Obama

Country Worn

By the mid-1990s, nearly everything in North Korea was worn out, broken, malfunctioning. The country had seen better days.

- Barbara Demick

Love Through

I am not easy to break through to. There is a protective shield that I have built psychologically. I am not open to everyone as I have been to ones those who have broken through me. But once you break through, I will love anything that you do.

- Barun Sobti

Unconscious Which

I've fallen down crevasses, been bitten by snakes, been knocked unconscious, had various limbs broken and once, a heavy camera came plunging down which very nearly decapitated me.

- Bear Grylls

Always Barriers

Always stay true to who you are - barriers can and will be broken!

- Halima Aden

Think Allow

I think the system is broken; most people think that it's broken. And we think that what we're going to do is invigorate the political system and allow for this country to be turned around.

- Hamilton Jordan

Humane Large

Large numbers of people are broken from the notion that the system is working for people, that the system is just or humane or peaceful.

- Bill Ayers

Left Would

Left to my own vices, all I would own is a Corvette, and it would be broken down.

- Bill Engvall